Homeland Security Issues and Responding to Events of Mass Trauma and Victims’ Needs

Karen Bune

Following the events of 9/11/01, the Beltway sniper attacks, and the Virginia Tech shootings, communities everywhere are attempting to develop strategies and plans to deal with events that evoke mass trauma. It is important to learn how to respond to victims’ needs and engage appropriate response strategies through coordinated efforts and collaboration within communities on a local, regional, and national level.

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